International Trade and Investment
Republicans say Obama has failed to show leadership in conducting private negotiations and lobbying with Republicans and Democrats on the content of TPA, thereby making it harder to get a TPA done in time.
Many in Japan were shocked when Republicans on Capitol Hill began castigating President Barack Obama for being too soft on Japan regarding the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade negotiations.
Amari-Froman talks end early; "no progress" say both sides.
Republicans Say Won't Vote for TPP Without TPA First; That Means No Pact This Year
Foreign Investors Return to Japan in June, But on Much Smaller Scale than in 2013